Morningstar Rating

ETF Research and Analysis

by Alex Bryan
Large-cap growth stocks tend to have strong profitability and attractive outlooks, characteristics that their high valuations reflect. Investors looking for broad exposure to these companies might consider iShares S&P   Read more 

Bull Case

This is one of the cheapest growth funds available.
The fund's benchmark applies generous buffering rules to mitigate turnover.
Wide-moat stocks are well represented in this portfolio.  Read more 

Bear Case

Value stocks have historically outperformed growth stocks over long time horizons.
High growth is necessary to justify the valuations of the fund's holdings. If growth falls short of expectations, these stocks may underperform.  Read more 

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